Failed to compile ” + type + ” script ” + id + ” using lang ” + lang + ” – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

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Failed to compile ” + type + ” script ” + id + ” using lang ” + lang + ” – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

July-20, Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Failed to compile ” + type + ” script ” + id + ” using lang ” + lang + ” ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: Node.

Advanced users might want to skip right to the common problems section in each concept or try running the Check-Up to analyze Elasticsearch configuration and help resolve this error.

Log Context

Log “Failed to compile ” + type + ” script [” + id + “] using lang [” + lang + “]”classname  is ScriptCache.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

} catch (ExecutionException executionException) {
 Throwable cause = executionException.getCause();
 if (cause instanceof ScriptException) {
 throw (ScriptException) cause;
 } else if (cause instanceof Exception) {
 throw new GeneralScriptException("Failed to compile " + type + " script [" + id + "] using lang [" + lang + "]"; cause);
 } else {
 rethrow(cause);
 throw new AssertionError(cause);
 }
 }

 

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